Big Money Buys US Elections and Elected Officials

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August 2, 2012
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Big Money Buys US Elections and Elected Officials
by grtv

The Center for Responsive Politics has recorded 402 revolvers in the Obama administration alone and hundreds serving in Congress and different agencies.

American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a shadow congress with over 2000 corporate members drafting business-friendly model legislation for federal, state and local legislatures all over the country.

Lobbies and lobbying in the US, the K street and its 15000 to 20000 registered lobbyists are spending around $4 billion annually to purchase favorable legislation.

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